Definition of neo-Communist in US English:

neo-Communist

(also neo-communist, neocommunist)

noun

  • A proponent or adherent of a new or revived form of communism, especially a form adapted to address local or contemporary conditions and issues; a member of an organization supporting such an ideology, specifically a member of a communist party in one of the former Soviet states or Warsaw Pact countries.

adjective

  • Of, belonging to, or designating such a person, organization, ideology, etc.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in International Socialist Review. From neo- + communist.

Pronunciation

neo-Communist

/ˌniːə(ʊ)ˈkɒmjʊnɪst/